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    True Comics #1 Mile High pedigree (True, 1941) Condition: VF+. This is considered the very first educational comic book, and it's the first comic published by the Parents' Institute (later known as Parents' Magazine Institute). With a masthead full of various academics as advisory editors (and listing Mickey Rooney and Shirley Temple as "junior advisory editors," the book had an impressive air about it, and the series proved a success. Speaking of impressive things, this Mile High book's cover gloss is quite remarkable. Overstreet 2006 VF 8.0 value = $184; VF/NM 9.0 value = $272.From the John McLaughlin Collection.

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    September, 2006
    8th-9th Friday-Saturday
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